I was under the impression that bird banding or ringing was universally appreciated as a valuable instrument in the ornithological arsenal.  Apparently, not everyone agrees. Help clarify this issue… is there widespread controversy around banding or simply slight opposition?

Written by Mike
Mike is a leading authority in the field of standardized test preparation, but he's also a traveler who fully expects to see every bird in the world. Besides founding 10,000 Birds in 2003, Mike has also created a number of other entertaining but now extirpated nature blog resources, particularly the Nature Blog Network and I and the Bird.